Human and Civil Rights

Hoyer Statement in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

For Immediate Release:

January 18, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in commemoration of the upcoming Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, observed Monday, January 21. 
 
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Majority Leader Hoyer's Statement on the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act

For Immediate Release:

December 18, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after the House considered the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act (S. 2271):
           
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Hoyer Statement on Human Rights Day

For Immediate Release:

December 10, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement in recognition of Human Rights Day, today December 10:
 
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Majority Leader Hoyer’s Statement on Second Chance Act

For Immediate Release:

November 13, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today after the House of Representatives considered the Second Chance Act of 2007 (H.R. 1593), which was sponsored by Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL):
           
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Hoyer Statement on Employment Non-Discrimination Act

For Immediate Release:

November 7, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD) spoke on the House Floor this afternoon in support of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act.  Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery:
 
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Majority Leader Hoyer on Darfur Legislation on House Floor Today

For Immediate Release:

October 29, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today in support of Darfur-related legislation on the House Floor today:

“Today the House is considering three critically important resolutions related to the world’s worst ongoing humanitarian disaster – the genocide in Darfur, Sudan.

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Majority Leader Hoyer's Speech at Georgetown: Protecting America and the Values that Define Us as Americans

For Immediate Release:

October 23, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) will address Georgetown Law School this evening to discuss balancing national security and civil liberties.  Below is the text of his speech as prepared for delivery:

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Majority Leader Hoyer Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Little Rock Central High School Integration

For Immediate Release:

September 25, 2007

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130


WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement today commemorating the 50th anniversary of the integration of Central High School in Little Rock, AR:

 

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